Primo Center for Women and Children Honors Its Founder During Black History Month

Chicago, IL February 3, 2010 – Primo Center for Women and Children (PCWC) will honor its founder, the late Episcopal Suffragan Bishop Quintin E. Primo, Jr., with a special Black History Month Celebration on Saturday February 20, 2010 from 3:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M. at New Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church at 4301 West Washington Blvd. Chicago, Illinois.

Black History Month Celebration
New Mount Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church
FELLOWSHIP HALL
4301 West Washington Boulevard
Chicago, IL
Saturday
February 20, 2010
3:00-5:00PM

The Black History Month celebration will honor Bishop Primo with an afternoon of remembrances from his family and friends.Noted storyteller, Mama Edie, will perform an interactive program with Primo Center mothers and their children and the members of the greater West Garfield Park community.

“I always enjoy this time of year, because I am able to celebrate my father’s legacy with others he touched over the years,” said Quintin E. Primo III, PCWC Chairman. “My father would be very proud to see how his vision has evolved from the after school program he created for neighborhood residents back in 1979. Today, more than ever, people need places like the Primo Center. It’s our job to continue to look forward like my father did to find solutions to help those in need.”

About Mama Edie
Mama Edie is a bilingual storyteller (Spanish/English), published writer, percussionist, speech/language pathologist, and voice-over artist who has provided international storytelling performances and workshops. Her stories are largely inspired by her passionate regard for her African and Native American ancestries.

Media Contacts:

Trish Hoffman 312-805-4314

Jeff Fisher 312-805-4850

Bid for Unique Auction Items Benefiting Primo Center at www.CharityBuzz.com

Chicago, IL February 5, 2010 – Primo Center for Women and Children (PCWC) board member and award-winning volunteer Trish Hoffman has secured two unique items that are being auctioned-off on CharityBuzz.com to raise money for the center.

Bidders can go to www.charitybuzz.com to make an offer on a 7-Night stay at Villa Amanecer located in the exclusive The Bay of Dreams residential community in Baja California Sur where houses range in price from $10 million to $75 million or a personal horoscope chart reading by world-renowned astrologist Susan Miller in New York City.

Villa Amanecer is a four-suite luxury villa that boasts an unobstructed 180-degree view of the Sea of Cortez. The big package includes a 7-Night Stay with one deep sea fishing excursion, a round of golf at the famous Tom Doak course, a personal cook during the stay and transportation to-and-from the airport.

Susan Miller, who rarely does personal one-on-one sessions for the general public, will meet the lucky winner of the auction at the posh St. Regis Hotel in New York City for High Tea. Miller, who is the founder of AstrologyZone.com, has nearly six million unique readers a month on her website.

Click here to go to CharityBuzz.com page for Villa Amanecer auction.

Click here to go to CharityBuzz.com page for Susan Miller auction.

Proceeds from both auctions go to the Primo Center for Women and Children.

About Susan Miller

Susan Miller is the founder, owner and editor of AstrologyZone.com, a website she started in 1995 that now generates 18 million page views a month, and is read by 6 million unique readers each month. Susan is the author of six books, including her favorite, Planets and Possibilities (Warner Books). She is currently contributing editor to Elle (USA) and to Vogue (Japan), W (Korea) and Tempo (Turkey).

About Villa Amanecer

Villa Amanecer de los Suenos is a four-suite luxury villa that boasts an unobstructed 180-degree view of the Sea of Cortez. It is located in the Bahia de los Sue”The Bay of Dreams” the most exclusive residential community in Baja California Sur where houses range from anywhere between $10 million and $75 million. Besides its stunning natural beauty, the Bay of Dreams is known for world-class sport fishing and diving.